Church Band Leader – Northwest Unitarian Universalist Church, Sandy Springs, GA

Part-Time Church Band Leader – starting August 2018

Northwest Unitarian Universalist Church, 1025 Mount Vernon Hwy, Sandy Springs, Ga. 30327

Ten month part-time, five-hour per week Church Band leadership position from mid-August to mid-June.  $5,060.00 per year.  Twice monthly pay schedule.  (Choice of ten-month or twelve-month Pay Schedule)

Experienced guitarist or pianist with vocal skills and experience in leading four to five-piece amateur instrumental ensembles.  Strong, confident musical and leadership style capable of reading and teaching with lead sheets.  Bachelor or Master degree in music is preferred.

Responsibilities include preparation, rehearsals, two Sunday’s per month band appearances and leading the singing of Sunday morning congregational hymns.  Fifth Sunday song leadership with or without the band.  Maintain band music files.  Confer with minister and/or Director of Music and other church leaders in advance to select appropriate hymns based on sermon topics/service themes.

Oversee purchase of band equipment if necessary.  Lead band for occasional church fundraisers if needed.  Willingness to learn and work with sound system technicians for instrumental balance during services.

Applications received until position is filled

Send resume with two professional references to:  Dr. Philip J. Rogers, Director of Music, Church Band Position at either music@nwuuc.org OR

Northwest Unitarian Universalist Church, 1025 Mount Vernon Hwy, Sandy Springs, Ga 30327

[Posted 24 MAY 2018, reposted 9 NOV 2018]


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